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Market near MTSU robbed at gunpoint

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  A Murfreesboro shopkeeper was robbed by a man wielding a sawed off shotgun late Monday night.

Police were called to the University Market located at the southwest corner of Middle Tennessee State at around 10:30 p.m. Monday.

The clerk says two men entered the store. One was carrying a shotgun while the other had a revolver. The men grabbed $400 out of cash register before fleeing.

Both men are described as black males. The first stood roughly 5 feet 7 inches tall and wore white Nike shoes with black socks, black shorts, a white t-shirt and a dark colored jacket.

The second man is described as standing 5 feet 8 inches tall and wearing  a black North Face jacket, white t-shirt, and a American flag bandana over his face.

The case has been turned over to MPD detectives for investigation.

If you have any information about this robbery, call Murfreesboro Crime Stoppers at 615-893-STOP (7867).

MPD Public Information Officer Kyle Evans has posted video of the robbery to his twitter account.